Travel, particularly group travel, involves rethinking how much space you're taking up. European and Asian hostels are popular with young travelers because they are cheap, and they are cheap because they can fit six people into a space the size of the average American hotel room. How do they do it? With some ingenious tricks, like using hooks to hang things you'd never think about at home. You can also save room by thinking like a traveler and using all the packing tips you learned by flying with carry on luggage only. Learn some tips in saving space you can use at home learned from hostels at Apartment Therapy.
And if you are living in a small space, you might also want to read up on some small-space living advice learned from an experience on cruise ship.
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